Set your sights on a city steeped in Western culture and see for yourself why it’s nicknamed “Cowtown.” Attend the city’s annual Wild West-inspired festival and rodeo, the Calgary Stampede. But there’s so much more to Calgary than cowboy boots and hats! Catch other superb celebrations in the city throughout the year, from music and dance performances to film screenings and food fairs.
Did you know Calgary is considered as the gateway to the Canadian Rockies? Complete your Calgary visit with a trip to the renowned mountains, where you can explore the Columbia Icefield and embark on cool outdoor adventures at Banff and Jasper national parks.